Blowing Up A Democratic Meme: The Most Educated States Voted For Obama
This chart, which supposedly shows that all smart people voted for Obama, has been popping up all over the place.
Of course, since we have exit poll data, we don’t have to look at states and take wild guesses about whom the people with college degrees voted for in 2012.
In actuality, Romney won Americans with college degrees 51%-49%, while Obama won those without college degrees 51%-49% and Americans with post-grad degrees 55%-45%. So, in other words, it’s a split. The most educated and least educated voters went for Obama while, contrary to the impression that chart would give you, the majority of Americans with college degrees went for Romney.
Horrifying video shows a high school student punching his teacher before putting him in a head lock because he wouldn’t let him go to the bathroom
Yeah, it looks bad… but so is the reporting here. First off, the student is under 16 according to the
The parents of an 8th-grader at Shattuck Middle School in Neenah, Wisconsin were shocked last week to discover that their
Over at Raw Story, Megan Carpentier is making the case that neither Obama or Romney’s grades matter. Academic grades are